Curren Family History

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Curren Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Curran.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Currin, Currey, Currens, Murren, Current, Carron, Ferren, Carrel

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Curren Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Curren name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Curren. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • Norway


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Curren Family Origin

Where is the Curren family from?

Curren Family Occupations

What did your Curren ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Curren. The most common Curren occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Curren's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Curren family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Laborer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Curren ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Curren Historical Records

What Curren family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 25,000 census records available for the last name Curren. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Curren census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Curren. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 6,000 military records available for the last name Curren. For the veterans among your Curren ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Curren Life Expectancy

What is the average Curren lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Curren life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Curren in 1949 was 48, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Curren

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Curren ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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